In addition to being a historian and educator, Gary R. Entz serves on WXPR's Board of Directors and writes WXPR's "A Northwoods Moment in History" which is heard Friday mornings on WXPR's Morning Edition.
After serving six years in the US Navy, he returned to college and earned a B.A. in history from Bethel College, Kansas. He earned an M.A. in history from James Madison University, Virginia, and a Ph.D. ftom the University of Utah. He is the author of "Llewellyn Castle: A Worker's Cooperative on the Great Plains," University of Nebraska Press, 2013. He and his wife Ocie Kilgus have made the Rhinelander area their home since 2009.